Movies like Sidekicks 1974

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Sidekicks (1974)
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Sidekicks (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This 1974 made-for-TV sequel to Skin Game (1971) brings back Lou Gossett, Jr. as Jason, with Larry Hagman taking over the role of Quince, played by James Garner in the first film. On the lam from their most recent scam, Quince and Jason find themselves mistaken for a pair of bank robbers, and at the mercy of an overzealous sheriff's daughter and an outlaw looking to pull one last job before he goes home to his family.
Plot: slavery, bounty hunter, bound and gagged, dynamite, scam
Time: 1850s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about gunfight, cowboy, rivalry, crimes, old west, horse and partners mostly in Western, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Sidekicks: Skin Game (1971), El Diablo (1990), Six Gun (2008), Hitched (1971), Boss Nigger (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Skin Game (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Quincy Drew (Garner) and Jason O'Rourke (Gossett) travel from town to town in the south of the United States during the slavery era. Drew claims to be a down-on-his-luck slave owner who is selling O'Rourke as a slave. Quincy gets the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: slave, rescue, criminal heroes, fish out of water, buddies, fugitives, unlikely partners, on the run, vengeance, interracial relations, cons and scams, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: kansas, missouri, usa, texas
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95%
 6.4
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El Diablo (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When mild-mannered teacher Billy Ray Smith (Anthony Edwards) vows to bring a student's kidnapper to justice, he needs a bit of help. Lacking any cowboy skills of his own, he signs on a speedy gunslinger (Joe Pantoliano) and a no-nonsense cowboy ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: mexico, latin america
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 4.1
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Six Gun (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When three cowboys show up dead, Tommy, a hard-drinking, retired bounty hunter whose ranch is on the brink for foreclosure, must saddle up one more time to stop the bandit and collect a ransom. Prepare yourself to go back in time to the real old ...
Style: rough, serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, horse, old west, tough heroes, retired, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, buddies, partners against crime ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
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Cockeyed Cowboys of Calico County (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A simple-minded blacksmith named Charley, well loved by the townsfolk, saves for a year to send off for a mail-order bride.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, love and romance, romance, gang, hidden identity, looking for love, dishonesty, disorder, blacksmith, anvil, train station, impostor ...
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65%
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Hitched (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The adventures of a newly married teenage couple in the Old West.
Plot: newlywed, native american, quest, adventure, marriage, teenager, interrupted hanging, mistaken identity
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Boss Nigger (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two black bounty hunters ride into a small town out West in pursuit of an outlaw. They discover that the town has no sheriff, and soon take over that position, much against the will of the mostly white townsfolk.
Style: semi serious, rough, realistic, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, bounty hunter, track down, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, parody, law enforcement, partners, disorder, bar fight ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mayor, bar shootout, parody, anti heroes, old west, gang, prison, deputy sheriff, lone wolves, rescue, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, colorado, california
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47%
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Sam Whiskey (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam Whiskey is an all-round talent, but when the attractive widow Laura offers him a job, he hesitates: he shall salvage gold bars, which Laura's dead husband stole recently, from a sunken ship and secretly bring them back to the mint before ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, exciting
Plot: heist, bounty hunter, fugitives, lake, gold, romance, bank, treasure hunt, cons and scams, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
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47%
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Where the Hell's That Gold?!!? (1988)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of thieves are pursued by the U.S. Army, the Mexican federales and Apaches in this made-for-TV Western.
Plot: gold, dynamite, mexican army, prostitute, train, chase, agent, railway, bandit, explosion, gatling gun, posse ...
Time: 19th century
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46%
The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
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The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marshal Flagg, an aging lawman about to be retired, hears that his old nemesis, the outlaw McKaye, is back in the area and planning a robbery. Riding out to hunt down McKaye, Flagg is captured by McKaye's gang and finds out that McKaye is no ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Mail Order Bride (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Elderly Will Lane arranges marriage of wild son of dead friend to tame him.
Plot: son, marriage, forced marriage, ranch
Place: montana
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The Rounders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben (Glenn Ford) and Marion (Henry Fonda) are two cowboys who make a meager living breaking wild horses. Their frequent employer Jim (Chill Wills), who always gets the better of them, talks them into taking a nondescript horse in lieu of some of ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, buddy comedy
Plot: horse, on the road, buddies, partners, friends, contests and competitions, animal life, ambition, hopes, workplace, animal training, rodeo ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: nevada, usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
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44%
 5.6
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Catlow (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.
Style: humorous, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, outlaw, apache, bounty hunter, soldier, heist, criminal heroes, gang, old west, adventure, lone wolves, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
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The Legend of Nigger Charley (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Plot: slavery, plantation, cigar, beer, whiskey, street shootout, african american
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
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Audience: family outing
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Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
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Plot: dynamite, arrow in back, explosion, shot to death, public hanging, jacket, outhouse, leather jacket, locket, dancing
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Western
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: This Italian western comedy has no shooting deaths, but a lot of fistfights. Provvidenza is a bounty hunter. He makes his living solely by catching his dim but powerful friend, the Hurricane Kid (Gregg Palmer) and turning him in for the reward ...
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Insane Clown Posse heads back to the Wild West in this prequel to BIG MONEY HUSTLAS. Nothing happens in the dusty town of Mud Bug without the approval of gambling magnate Big Baby Chips (Violent J), and the locals turn and run when his henchmen ...
Style: humorous, not serious, offbeat, realistic, rough ...
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Time: 19th century, 1880s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A "prequel" of sorts to "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," chronicling the two outlaws' lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, witty
Audience: boys' night
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City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: On Mitch Robbins 40th birthday begins quite well until he returns home and finds his brother Glen, the black sheep of the family, in his sofa. Nevertheless he is about to have a wonderful birthday-night with his wife when he discovers a treasure map ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous, touching ...
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Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: nevada, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, parody, farm, small town, fall in love, duel, drugs/alcohol, self discovery, gunslinger, teaching the ways of the world, notoriety, newcomer ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, future
Place: arizona, usa
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32%
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Frank Sinatra plays a tough guy who hooks up with fellow rat packer Dean Martin to open a casino in this western.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, gambling, criminal heroes, buddies, old west, chase, criminal's revenge, gang, lone wolves, track down, cons and scams, heist ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Buffalo Bill plans to put on his own Wild West sideshow, and Chief Sitting Bull has agreed to appear in it. However, Sitting Bull has his own hidden agenda, involving the President and General Custer.
Style: cynical, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: culture clash, buddies, celebrity culture, old west, showbiz, politics, americana, society, artists and showbiz, leadership, cons and scams, legends and myths ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Cherokee Kid (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Isaih Turner didn’t want to be a hero-all he wanted was revenge. Orphaned when both his parents were cruelly murdered by the wealthy and powerful Cyrus Bloomington, the young Isaiah grew up with one air in mind: to find the man who killed his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, rough, realistic
Plot: revenge, adventurer, teaching the ways of the world, old west, nothing goes right, rivalry, disorder, vengeance, friendship, down on your luck, coming of age, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Female Artillery (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An outlaw joins up with a wagon train of pioneer women and secretly hides some money there, but his old gang shows up and wants their money - and the women.
Plot: fort, wagon train, flag, rifle, gang, posse, bank robber, post civil war
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A female hustler is chasing after rich men, but becomes repeatedly mixed up with a suave con man and card shark through a series of misadventures before falling in love with him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good, exciting
Plot: gambler, saloon girl, gambling, on the road, adventure, old west, gang, showgirl, prostitute, cons and scams, fall in love, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
One More Train to Rob (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harker Flet and compatriots Timothy X. Nolan and Katy, along with three other men, steal $40,000 in money and jewelry from a California train in the gold-mining country of the 1880's. The six split up and while they are hiding out awaiting the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: train robbery, gang, old west, vengeance, train, righting the wronged, small town, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Classic comedic western, Captain Oren Hayes of the Texas Rangers takes a break to visit his daughter in a neighboring town. When he arrives he find's his daughter Hannah's husband Jeff is running for Mayor against a corrupt town boss, Nard ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, aging, criminal heroes, anti heroes, buddies, fugitives, lone wolves, vengeance, friendship, heist, righting the wronged, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: nevada, texas, usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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